UCD Hockey Youth Academy



The UCD Hockey Youth Academy aspires to develop dedicated young athletes who are

motivated to grow their game. The coaching framework consists of current

Irish International hockey players and top coaches from around the world who offer the

most innovative and immersive coaching experience obtainable in Ireland. 

The Academy is driven to test and explore player’s abilities and is focused

on developing specific game-based skills.




This February, UCD Hockey Academy will run an intensive 3-day Indoor Hockey Camp experience from
 Monday the 21st to Wednesday the 23rd of February. 



Times 9:30am - 11.00am  11.00am - 12.30pm  12.30pm - 2.00pm  2.00pm - 3.30pm  3.30pm - 5.00pm

Junior School Students

(5th & 6th Class) 

Secondary School Students

(1st Years)

Secondary School Students

(2nd Years)

Secondary School Students

(3rd & 4th Years)

Junior School Students

(4th Class) 


Group Allocation: 18 Players Per Session, this ensures no overcrowding allowing
space optimisation for players to train and execute skills of all ranges.
In addition, there are 2 Goalkeeping Places Available Per Session.
Coaches are of extremely high quality including Irish Senior Internationals,
 International and Provincial coaches.
This February, Ross Willis, Irish Senior ladies Indoor Hockey Assistant Coach & Head coach
of Western Province Indoor men (National Champions in South Africa) alongside, Sophie Barnwell,
Irish Senior Indoor International will be providing expert coaching. 
"It's been absolutely superb to coach at the UCD Hockey Youth Academy. The standard
 of hockey has been exceptional, and the passion and desire to learn
 is evident across all age groups. Every session players
 have made huge improvements, and I am blown away
 by the quality on display."
 - Ali Meeke, Senior International and World Cup Silver medalist - 
Booking Opens 24th January @ 10.00am
COST : €90 


 If you or your child are interested in registering for our future clinic series, please subscribe to our exclusive mailing list

Please feel free to contact us on hockeyyouthacademy@ucd.ie should you have any further questions.


Facilities Rules    Terms and Conditions  

Covid-19 Declaration      UCD Hockey Medical Consent Form        Parent Guardian Guideline UCD Hockey Academy

 Email: HockeyYouthAcademy@ucd.ie